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Path of the Defender

The tale of the Guardian's trials with the Ward of Dawn.

1. Talk to Zavala

Speak to Zavala in the Hall of Guardians at the Tower. "The Wall. It keeps the dream of the City intact. On the battlefield, the Defender is the Wall. And her allies stand behind her." —Zavala

Objective

Destination
The Last City, Earth

Rewards

Experience

2. Slay Enemies

Defeat 50 enemies using your grenade or melee attacks. "When people of the City think of a Titan, they think of a Defender. As the Walls hold back the Darkness, the Defender holds up the Light." —Zavala

Objective

• Inside Ward Kills
Completion Value
50

Rewards

Experience

3. Talk to Zavala

Speak to Zavala in the Hall of Guardians at the Tower. "A Warlock asked me once why the Void forms as a shield around a Titan. He went on about seeing into the abyss, the absence of form, that sort of thing. I waited for him to stop talking, passive. After his mouth wound down, I just nodded at him. 'That's why,' I said." —Gunnvor

Objective

Destination
The Last City, Earth

Rewards

Experience

4. Create Orbs of Light

Generate 25 Orbs using your Ward of Dawn. "He stood atop the hill, his shield straining under a hundred Fallen weapons. I do not know how he held, but he did. And in the end, the Fallen were broken upon the battlefield." —Emonda Swale

Objective

• Orbs Created
Completion Value
25

Rewards

Experience

5. Talk to Zavala

Speak with Zavala in the Hall of Guardians at the Tower. "Your protection is something worth seeking out. Now the enemy knows, your allies know…learning day for everyone." —Ghost

Objective

Destination
The Last City, Earth

Rewards

Experience

6. Talk to Zavala

Speak with Zavala in the Hall of Guardians at the Tower. "Your protection is something worth seeking out. Now the enemy knows, your allies know…learning day for everyone." —Ghost

Objective

Destination
The Last City, Earth

Rewards

Experience

7. Complete the Path

Fully upgrade the Defender subclass. "Be the Wall, they always told me. When you're forming the Ward, imagine the Wall before you. Walk inside it, wrap it around you. That never worked for me. I just get really, really angry and then the Light does the rest." —Wei Ning

Objective

Rewards

Experience

8. Talk to Zavala

Speak to Zavala in the Hall of Guardians at the Tower. "Stand with your back to the Wall, and not even the Darkness itself will move you." —Saint-14

Objective

Destination
The Last City, Earth

Rewards

Experience

9. Zavala's Challenge

Complete a Strike, Ward your Fireteam with Blessing or Weapons of Light and score 30 kills across your team. "All disciplines, all Guardians, undergo challenges of this nature. I feel it's necessary to remind the Hunters and Warlocks of why they are such an important part of the City's defense. For Titans, this is just another day on the Wall." —Zavala

Objectives

• Warded Kills
Completion Value
30
• Strike Complete

Rewards

Armor Upgrade
Experience

10. Talk to Zavala

Speak to Zavala in the Hall of Guardains at the Tower. "You are the shield. The Ward allows you to bear the brunt of the impact, nothing more. You are the shield, and the Light keeps you standing." —Saint-14

Objective

Destination
The Last City, Earth

Rewards

Armor Upgrade
Vanguard Reputation
Experience